Community

Two-night fundraiser supports Sylvan Lake family after parent death

Billy Cooney, owner of Cooney Creek Plumbing and Heating, died July 25 after a dirt bike accident

Sylvan Lake Community Partners reorganizes to better serve clients

The facility was thoroughly cleaned and reorganized during its shutdown due to COVID-19

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes returns to Sylvan Lake Aug. 21

Sylvan Lake Rotary Club is hosting the third annual event which raises domestic violence awareness

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

330 km walk for charity stopping in Sylvan Lake

Chris Sadleir, 45, is walking from Calgary to Edmonton to raise money for the Lung Association

The Mustard Seed’s School Lunch Program expanding into Sylvan Lake

‘It allows them to be able to focus on learning instead of focusing on hunger,” says Laura Unruh

Sylvan Lake proclaims first ever Pride Week

The proclamation for the week of Aug. 9-15 was submitted to the Town by the IMPACT Coalition

Sylvan Lake remembers the life of Dr. Joe Myburgh

The family physician and pillar of the community passed away on July 22

Sylvan Lake’s Yuletide Festival cancelled amid COVID-19 concerns

A number of concerns stemming from COVID-19 sparked the decision to cancel the holiday festival

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

PHOTO: Fundraiser for Sylvan Lake Food Bank raises over $400

A town-wide yard sale was held on July 25 to raise funds for the Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank

PHOTOS: Eckville Manor House treated to bike parade

Residents watched as kids paraded their bikes outside the Eckville Manor House on July 24

Edmonton man bikes to Sylvan Lake to raise money for Kids with Cancer

Douglas Bell, 60, is biking 400kms in four days to fundraise money as part of the Tour of Hope

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Eckville’s Communities in Bloom entering video contest

Due to the pandemic there will be no formal Communities in Bloom judging this year

Online donation auction raising money for Sylvan Lake food bank

Adrenalin Motors and RBC Sylvan Lake are hosting the auction through Facebook with donated items

Many Sylvan Lake churches re-open their doors again

Places of worship were given the go-ahead to reopen in Phase Two of the Province’s relaunch

PHOTO: Sylvan Lake Pharmacy makes donation to local charities

The pharmacy donated $850 to both Community Partners and the Food Bank

QUIZ: Are you ready for a summer road trip?

How much do you really know about roads, motor vehicles and car culture? Take this quiz to find out.

Sylvan Lake Food Bank fundraiser looking for participants

Brenda Lee Cherry is looking for participants to raise money for the local food bank